KLOG Wednesday Sports

Justin Smoak hit a three-run homer to back the outstanding pitching of rookie James Paxton as the Mariners beat the Royals 4-0 last night. Paxton went seven innings and struck out 10. KC and Seattle play again tonight, KLOG 6:00 pm…..The Mark Morris water polo team defeated Emerald Ridge 15-12 last night…..In prep volleyball, Kelso […]

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Cowlitz Indian Grant

The Cowlitz Indians are getting more than $700,000 from the Department of Justice, a grant that will help the tribe combat violence against women. U. S. Attorney Jenny Durkan announced the award of more than $10 million in grants to tribes across Washington, coming from various Justice Department programs. The grants are directed to specific […]

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Lifesaving Awards

Anderson Environmental Contracting of Kelso and several of its employees will be honored this week in Olympia, as part of the 62nd annual Governor’s Health and Safety Conference. Clark Kellogg, Curt Lichtenstein, Issac White, and Steven Klopp of Anderson Environmental will be honored with Governor’s Lifesaving Awards, recognized for their efforts in helping to save […]

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Day of Remembrance

A candlelight vigil is planned for this evening at Horseshoe Lake in Woodland, as part of the local observance of the National Day of Remembrance for victims of murder and vehicular homicide. This evening’s vigil is being arranged by the local Survivors of Murder and the Vehicular Homicide Victims Support Group, looking to remember loved […]

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Driver Seizes

Longview Police say that a young man apparently had a seizure while he was driving in the 1900 block of 33rd Avenue, crashing into a phone junction box and an apartment building before his car caught fire. The crash happened at about 2:50 pm, at 1912 33rd Avenue. By the time Longview Police and fire […]

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On-Ramp Rear-Ender

One person is recovering from injuries that she received in a three-car crash reported last night on I-5 in Kelso. State Troopers say that this happened around 8:30 pm, on the Allen Street on-ramp to I-5 northbound. Carri Baratta, 41, of Coos Bay was heading up the on-ramp, and slowed to avoid some debris in […]

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KLOG Tuesday Sports

Former Seahawk Nate Burleson broke his arm in two places during a traffic accident. The current Lions WR will undergo surgery today. Police no alcohol was involved…..The Kansas City Royals beat the Seattle Mariners 5-4 in 12 innings last night as the Royals try to stay alive in the Wild Card race. The teams will […]

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Ridgefield Collision

State Troopers say that weather conditions contributed to a crash that put Rebecca Dye, 59, of Woodland in the hospital. Just after 4 pm yesterday, Dye was northbound on the freeway near the truck scale house near Ridgefield, when she lost control of her Chevy Corvette during a heavy downpour. Dye suffered a number of […]

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Crash Investigation

Cowlitz County Sheriff’s Deputies continue to investigate a crash that was discovered early yesterday morning on a Weyerhaeuser road near Kalama. Around 3:45 yesterday morning, a call came into 911, reporting the discovery of a wrecked car on a Weyco bypass road, coming off of the two thousand block of the Kalama River Road. It […]

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New 911 System

Cowlitz County’s new Computer Aided Dispatch 911 system is scheduled to go live today. 911 Communications Director Laurie Masse says that the previous system is 25 years old, and is no longer supported by the vendor that sold the system. Research on a replacement started in 2011, and a contract for this CAD system started […]

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